TORSTAR NEWS SERVICE
June 9 2014
Ontario child-care advocates have given the Progressive Conservatives an F for a campaign platform that makes no mention of child care or early childhood education — except to threaten laying off thousands of early childhood education workers.
The Liberals and New Democrats tied with a C for scattershot promises to improve parts of the child-care system, but not all. A coalition of parents, educators, research and advocacy groups was to release the campaign report card Monday, rating the three main parties’ election stands on child care.